Corporate & Securities

The Delaware Certification of Adoption of Sustainability and Transparency Standards Act (the “Act”), which went into effect on October 1, 2018, reflects the intent of Delaware lawmakers to support business entities formed and organized under Delaware law (i.e., corporations, limited liability companies etc.) in their...

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and cryptocurrency are two of the most talked about topics in the technology industry in 2018. An ICO is an event in which a new cryptocurrency project sells a portion of its cryptocurrency tokens to early enthusiasts in exchange for convertible...

Many advantages come with the formation of an entity in a limited liability format. One of the primary advantages is the limitation on personal liability for the debts, obligations, and other liabilities that can happen throughout the operation of a business venture. This limited liability...

Securities Exchange Commission During his February 2018 testimony before the Committee of Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, the Chairman of the SEC reiterated the agency’s position that typical Initial Coin Offering (“ICO”) structures involve the offer and sales of securities and must register their offerings or...

Five Things to Consider Before Expanding into China 1. Is the investment allowed under Chinese law? Although China has become increasingly receptive to different types of foreign investment, not all foreign investments are currently welcome or allowed. In 2017, China published a catalogue which contains guidance for different...

One of the worst things a director sitting on a board of directors may encounter is a derivative lawsuit from stockholders seeking to hold the board personally liable for some misdeed. It can cause a company to lose stockholder faith, it can cost millions of...

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